H.R. 1777 (111th): To make technical corrections to the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.


Mar 30, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 1, 2009

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 1, 2009.


Pub.L. 111-39


George Miller

Representative for California's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 24, 2010
Length: 24 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)

7/1/2009--Public Law.Makes miscellaneous and technical amendments to the Higher Education Act of 1965 (the Act).TitleI - General ProvisionsMakes technical amendments to title I of the Act.Section101 - Amends the Higher ... Read more >


Mar 30, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 30, 2009
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 23, 2009
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 23, 2009
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Jul 1, 2009
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1777”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment
Jun 23, 2009 7:30 p.m.
Passed 411/0

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